Symantec's quarterly revenue falls 7.4 percent

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Posted: Nov 05, 2015 7:40 AM

(Reuters) - Symantec Corp, best known for its Norton antivirus software, reported a 7.4 percent fall in quarterly revenue, hurt mainly by lower demand for consumer security products.

Net income fell to $156 million, or 23 cents per share, in the second quarter ended Oct. 2, from $244 million, or 35 cents per share, a year earlier.

Revenue fell to $1.5 billion from $1.62 billion.

(Reporting by Anya George Tharakan in Bengaluru; Editing by Saumyadeb Chakrabarty)